Managing your legal costs

We know how important it is for you to understand how we charge for our legal services. Without knowing how much our legal services cost, how can you budget?

Our approach to legal fees

Our commercial law team use different methods of charging to suit different types of work. There is no “one size fits all” approach. This ensures that our fees are fair and cost effective for you and your business – as well as ensuring we cover the costs of running our own business.

Below you will find a list of the questions most frequently asked about our charging methods. If you cannot find the answer you are looking for, contact one of our team listed at the end of this page. We will happily discuss any issues you have and there will be no obligation on you to instruct us.

Are you new to legal services?

If you have not used a solicitor or had to buy legal services before, it is natural to be bamboozled by the different charging methods. We know how important it is for you to budget and are happy to discuss our fees and charging methods: simply telephone us and tell us what you need. We will then be able to give you a better idea of how much it will cost to meet your particular requirements.

Need more information about our charges? Read our FAQs

You can read more in our Frequently Asked Questions about our charges.

Contact us

Call us on 0161 785 3500 or make an enquiry.

 

 

 

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